Warehouse Specialist

Barceloneta, PR, United States
Oct 09, 2020
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

The Warehouse Specialist will be responsible for receiving merchandise for the site and manufacturing operations. Provide material storage and delivery services to all required departments. Execute the handling of materials to support all functional areas of warehouse: receipt, storage, dispatch and shipment according to itineraries of receipt, production and current shipments.
  • Download, verify and segregate raw materials, shipping components and miscellaneous materials at the time they are received in the warehouse.
  • Generates the necessary labels according to the inventory system to identify all the materials that are received.
  • Prepares, palletizes and identifies the materials to be located. Transfers palletized material to the location arranged in general storage areas.
  • Registers and locates materials to specific locations in the inventory control systems.
  • Dispatch components for production orders according to current production itinerary and dispatch miscellaneous materials seized by the manufacturing, weighing, packing and support departments.
  • Prepares the clearance documentation and executes the transactions in the inventory control.
  • Locate returned materials from the manufacturing areas. Transport materials from one building to another using a closed box truck.
  • Participates in conjunction with the accounting department in the physical inventory counting.
  • Handles the destruction of obsolete, rejected or expired materials.
  • Receives, inspects and discharges solvent tanks in the designated area.

  • High School Diploma, required
  • Associate Degree, strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in material handling, and / or functional warehouse areas (receipt, storage, dispatch, shipment).
  • Experience using SAP and MS Office programs
  • Experience in driving and inspecting forklifts (electric or manual) and material handling.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Knowledge in computerized systems and good manufacturing practices and safety regulations.
  • Basic verbal and written communication skills in English and Spanish.
  • Ability to work under a minimum of supervision in an environment of multiple and changing priorities, where the employee may be attending more than one functional area and need to rotate from one area to another according to business needs.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous walking for prolonged periods (more than 2 hours at a time in an 8 hour day)
Driving a personal auto or company car or truck, or a powered piece of material handling equipment
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Continuous standing for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.